1 Celeros EzSANFiler XD Series Local redundancy and Backup Best Practices Last updated April 2009 Celeros Corporation 2008, 2009 All rights reserved
2 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 2 Table of Contents Hardware RAID... 3 Snapshot... 3 Backup and Restore... 8 Local Backup... 8 Restore Dynamic Volume Backup Remote backup to another SAN (through iscsi initiator) Tape Backup... 30
3 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 3 Celeros XD Series provides a variety of data redundancy features to help storage administrators ensure data protection. In this paper, we intend to cover best practices for local redundancy such as RAID and Snapshot as well as different forms of backup to assist the storage administrators. Hardware RAID All Celeros XD Series provide hardware RAID controllers, RAID will provide varying levels of redundancy at disk drive level. For example, RAID-5 group provide a single parity that will allow recovering from a single disk failure; while RAID-6 provides dual parity thus enable recovery from two concurrent disk failures. Celeros supports a number of different RAID groups for different levels of protection and efficiency. For more information on RAID groups please see Snapshot Snapshot is a powerful tool in any storage administrator arsenal. Snapshot provides a frozen image of a point in time of any volume (NAS or SAN) data. Snapshot, effectively, freezes the volume s data to the time the snapshot has taken place. Snapshot is an effective tool for recovering deleted files, virus attack or data preparation for backup. A metadata is created and attached to a volume as part of the process of volume creation on XD Series. Snapshot function takes advantage of this underling data structure by replicating volume s metadata to the snapshot volume. To that end, the snapshot needs to be created and assigned to the volume you intend to protect. For example, if you have a single volume (e.g.: lv000) and you intend to preserve the content of this volume three times a week and keep it for a week. Then you d need to create three snapshot volumes (e.g. snapshot000, snapshot001, snapshot002) and assign all three snapshots to the same volume. Note: once the snapshot volume is created, it s annotated by a capital S, but once the snapshot is attached to a volume, then it s annotated by the volume type and a small s. Once the snapshots have been created and assigned, then you may create schedule that s appropriate for your data protection strategy. In this example, we create a recurring weekly schedule for Monday, Wednesday and Friday that starts at 12:05am and terminate 12:01am.
4 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 4
5 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 5 To take snapshots (on-demand or by a scheduled tasks), select MAINTENENACE > snapshot. To take an on-demand snapshot, select on any snapshot volume. To schedule tasks to take snapshots at different times, expand the list of snapshots by pressing on the plus sign on the left of vg00 on the left pane. Once the list is expanded select a snapshot and schedule as appropriate.
6 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 6 Schedule a weekly snapshot to start every Monday at 12:05am and terminate next Monday at 12:01am; the termination is necessary for the snapshot volume to be available to be renewed for another week in about 4 minutes. The forgoing schedule should be repeated for other snapshots days (e.g. snapshot0001 on Wednesdays and snap0002 on Fridays). Note: Snapshot volume has to be allocated and unused before a snapshot (either on demand or scheduled) is taken. Snapshot status changes to in use/active and a timestamp is added as soon as snapshot is taken to indicate the exact time of the snapshot. In the example below, snapshots 000, 001, 002, 004, 005 are available, while 003 is already in use. In use/active snapshot must either expire or manually stopped ( unused ) prior to taking another snapshot. That s why there is an optional expiration time to accommodate automated scheduled snapshot tasks.
7 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 7 Note: XD Series Backup and Remote Replication takes a snapshot to freeze the volume content prior to staring the backup and replication process. Make sure snapshot is available for the duration of the process. Avoid overlapping snapshots, backup and remote replication task schedules if they share the same snapshot. Either stagger task schedules or create multiple snapshots to avoid overlap. Note: SAN snapshots work the same way, except, it s the storage users responsibility to make sure the application is in a consistent state prior to taking SAN snapshots. For example, acquiesce the database prior to taking snapshot.
8 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 8 Backup and Restore Celeros XD Series provides a built-in backup application to simplify administrator s data protection task. NAS shares and folders maybe backed up to: 1. Local Backup to a second RAID group on the same system 2. Dynamic Volume on the same system 3. Remote backup to another SAN (through iscsi initiator) 4. Tape device attached to the unit through SCSI/SAS interface Local Backup Local backup refers to backing up the data on the primary RAID group to a secondary RAID group within the system. Many find it convenient to create two sets of RAID groups. The primary RAID group is created to hold the data and the secondary RAID group is designated for backup. Usually, the primary RAID group is made up of a more resilient RAID protection such as RAID-10 or RAID-6; and the secondary is a more efficient RAID group such as RAID-5. For example, we created two RAID groups, S001 (a RAID-6 set) and S002 (a RAID-5 set). We allocated the more robust RAID set S001 for data and used RAID set S002 for backup. We then attached each RAID set to a different volume group and name them accordingly ( VolumeGroupDATA and vgbackup).
9 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 9 Then created a NAS and a snapshot volume in VolumeGroupData and attached the snapshot to the NAS volume. We then create a share folder Data on the NAS volume.
10 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 10 Then we create an appropriate size NAS volume on vgbackup volume group as a destination volume for the backup process. Note: Backup destination should be much larger than data to accommodate changes to data overtime. For this example data is 125GB and backup is 400GB.
11 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 11 Then under CONFIGURATION > NAS settings, Local Backup settings is enabled; note the backup database was placed on vgbackup volume group or the destination NAS volume. A Share called DataBackup was also created on vgbackup volume group as a backup virtual tape destination share.
12 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 12 Next step is to create a new backup pool by allocating a name to the pool LocalPool and decide the tape retention period (60 days in this example). Next step is to create a Virtual Tape Backup device using the destination DataBackup share. Note, a Tape Drive device was already available on this system; we ll cover the Tape backup in the next section of this document.
13 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 13 Once VirtualTape device is created, then we create 4 new tapes on the LocalPool.
14 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 14 Next step is to create a Backup Task; by selecting a meaningful task name, select the source logical volume (LvVolumeGroupData00), select the share to be backed up (Data); select the snapshot for the source logical volume (snapvolumegroupdata00); backup level (incremental) and we chose to make a full backup every 10 backups. Note: for the purposes of this example, we chose incremental backup; although you may choose either full or differential; first incremental back up is equivalent to a full back. Also, compression was not selected in this example, you may select to compress as that may provide some space savings. Once the Backup Task (DataBkupTsk) is created, we select the task and assign the desired schedule and start time. In this example we have chosen a daily backup to start at 1am.
15 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 15 Once the schedule is created, it ll appear under Schedules for backup task To see more information, we go back to Backup Tasks and expand the task; it shows the start time, log and a short description of what will be backed up. Note: this task has not been executed yet, so there is no start time and no logs.
16 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 16 Backup task was manually tested at 4:57pm to make sure everything works properly and again it ran automatically on the set schedule. Backup and snapshots generated by backup status maybe viewed at STATUS > tasks
17 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 17 Restore In order to restore a backup volume, we first create a new share ( DataRestore ) on lvvolumegroupdata volume group. Once the share ( DataRestore ) is created, we may select the restore task to restore.
18 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 18 The restore selection criteria are either based on partial backup task name and a possible date range if the number of tasks were too numerous to decide; or a specific backup job date or dates. In the example below we chose all the jobs to be restored to the newly created share DataRestore. In this example, the restore task was performed twice, once at 17:47 and again at 18:01.
19 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 19 All scheduled tasks, including restore tasks may be viewed on STATUS > tasks. To view/copy the restored files, connect to the SANFiler, and then select the DataRestore folder. Each backup job will appear as a separate folder.
20 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 20
21 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 21 Dynamic Volume Backup Dynamic Volume is a special volume type created specifically for backup and restore only; Dynamic volume is the only volume group designed that s capable of being removed and reinserted again into the system. This is intended to create a portable backup media to be shipped outside for safekeeping. First create a pass-through drive or a JBOD drive on the RAID controller. Once the RAID is finished, allocate the new drive to a dynamic volume named dynamicdrive in this example.
22 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 22 Once the volume is created, you may create a new virtual backup device. To do that, select MAINTENANCE > backup > Backup devices and select Dynamic volume and press create. Once the Device is created, you need to create a Backup pool; we called the pool Removable.
23 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 23 Once the Removable pool is created, we ll need to create and assign new Tape to Removable pool. Please note, we limited tape size to the closest size available to the underlying disk capacity. MAINTENANCE >backup>backup devices>dynamicdrive
24 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 24 Once a virtual tape (RemDisk1) has been created, then the Removable backup pool is ready for pool setting criteria such as Tape retention policy and if you plan to use each tape only once. In this example, the retention policy is set to month (30 days) and we left the tape as reusable. Select Use each tape only once if you do not want the drive to be written over once the capacity is reached. The Removable backup pool is now ready to be used in a Backup task and Restore. Backup task and Restore for Dynamic volume are identical to local backup, so we don t repeat those steps here again. You may review Backup task creation and Restore again starting at page 13. Please note Dynamic volumes may come and go; Do Not schedule a backup task if you plan to remove the Dynamic volume.
25 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 25 Remote backup to another SAN (through iscsi initiator) Remote backup could provide a central backup repository for all remote offices NAS folders and share. It could also provide an opportunity to backup to a remote location for better Disaster Recovery. Remote backup procedure is identical to a Local backup except you use the iscsi initiator to attach to a remote SAN and then allocate NAS volume for the backup purpose. First create an appropriate size iscsi volume on the remote SAN you intend to backup to and add the volume to an iscsi target. Then use SETUP>iSCSI initiator and the SAN IP address to connect to the remote SAN. Please note the remote IP address needs to be reachable. If one or both SANs are behind firewall, then you may have to create a secure VPN between the SANs. Once the iscsi connection is established you should see the remote SAN under the portal. Select SETUP>iSCSI initiator>portals> IP address to see all the available volumes on remote SAN. In this example, there are four targets/volumes available on the remote SAN. We selected the remotebackup target as that was designated for remote backup. You may use Challenge Authentication Protocol (CHAP) to provide additional security for the iscsi connection between
26 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 26 the two units. If CHAP is used on that target, then you have to provide the CHAP user and secret to be able to connect to the remote SAN. Once iscsi is connected you d see the target (remotebackup) under the portal. Now if you go to CONFIGURATION>volume manager you ll find a new storage unit (S004) is available under unit Manager.
27 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 27 Add the new unit S004 to a new Volume group, in this example, we called the new volume group RemoteVolume. Once the new volume group is created, assign the entire volume group to a new NAS volume.
28 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 28
29 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 29 Create a share (RBU in this example) and assign it to NAS volume created for the remote backup (lvremotevolume00 in this example).
30 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 30 Again, as with Local backup, once the share was created, you may create Backup pools, devices and tasks. To review creation of backup pools, devices and tasks once again please see page 11. Tape Backup Tape backup is still used in many environments as the sole method of backup and DR. Celeros supports Tandberg StorageLoader LTO-4 a high capacity autoloader (two 4-Slot LTO-4 magazines) capable of storing up to 12.8TB. Although new tape media and tape autoloaders are much more reliable and can restore at high speed, Celeros suggest using Tape backup in conjunction with other backup capabilities for more reliability. XD Series support Tandberg StorageLoader with SCSI or SAS interface. You have to have a Tape SCSI or SAS interface option installed in your XD Series prior to connecting to the Tandberg StorageLoader. We have used a Storage Loader with SCSI interface for this example. Start by loading the tapes into the Storage loader. To load the tapes, affix the bar code labels provided with Tandberg unit to LTO-4 tapes prior to loading the tapes into the magazines. Connect Tandberg StorageLoader to XD Series SCSI interface using SCSI cable and a SCSI bus terminator that s included with your Tandberg unit. Please see Tandberg manual for host connection. Once all LTO-Tapes are labeled and installed in the magazine and cable and termination are installed the unit is ready to be connected to XD Series. Connect the SCSI cable to XD Series, and restart XD (please make sure the Tandberg unit is powered on and all installed tapes are available). Tape Drive will appear in your backup devices once the XD Series is fully booted.
31 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 31 Create a new Backup pool (TapePool in this example); select Tape retention policy and Tape reusability option as appropriate for your environment. Select the tape(s) you plan to add to newly created TapePool (Slot1 in this example), select With erase to clear up previous label on the tape if any and select Label with barcodes (please make sure all labels have barcode prior to loading the tapes) and press apply.
32 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 32 Please note, this process may take a number of minutes, length of this process depends on the size and number of tape you chose to label. Operation in Progress under Label new tapes indicated the tape unit is trying to label the tape you have selected. The Error on Backup Device tapes indicates there are no tapes available as yet (see the screen image below).
33 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 33 Once the labeling process is completed, the labeled tape will appear under Backup device tapes. You may continue to add tapes to your list as long as you have available tapes n the unit.
34 X D S e r i e s D a t a R e d u n d a n c y b e s t p r a c t i c e s P a g e 34 As with other backup capabilities, once the Backup pools and Backup devices have been setup, you may start Backup and Restore tasks. To review that process once again, please refer to page 13.
Backup to attached Tape Library using Open-E DSS V6 Software Version: DSS ver. 6.00 up30 Presentation updated: April 2010 TO SET UP A BACKUP TO AN ATTACHED TAPE LIBRARY, PERFORM THE FOLLOWING STEPS: 1.
Backup to attached Tape Drive using Open-E DSS V6 Software Version: DSS ver. 6.00 up13 Presentation updated: March 2010 TO SET UP A BACKUP TO AN ATTACHED TAPE DRIVE, PERFORM THE FOLLOWING STEPS: 1. Hardware
Version: 1.5 2014 Page 1 of 5 1.0 Overview A backup policy is similar to an insurance policy it provides the last line of defense against data loss and is sometimes the only way to recover from a hardware
Westek Technology Snapshot and HA iscsi Replication Suite Westek s Power iscsi models have feature options to provide both time stamped snapshots of your data; and real time block level data replication
Open-E Data Storage Server (DSS ) Data Replication INSTALATION GUIDE Integrated Data Replication reduces business downtime. Open-E DSS Data Replication Open-E Data Server Storage (DSS) offers enterprise-class
Backup and Recovery What is a Backup? Backup is an additional copy of data that can be used for restore and recovery purposes. The Backup copy is used when the primary copy is lost or corrupted. This Backup
Solution Brief: Creating Avid Project Archives Marquis Project Parking running on a XenData Archive Server provides Fast and Reliable Archiving to LTO or Sony Optical Disc Archive Cartridges Summary Avid
Storage Backup and Disaster Recovery: Using New Technology to Develop Best Practices September 2008 Recent advances in data storage and data protection technology are nothing short of phenomenal. Today,
Disk-to-Disk Backup & Restore Application Note All trademark names are the property of their respective companies. This publication contains opinions of StoneFly, Inc., which are subject to change from
Backup in a Virtual Environment with Tandberg Data using RDX QuikStation and Tape Automation Virtual environments are growing in the SMB market. Virtualization enables computers to run multiple operating
RingStor User Manual Version 2.1 Last Update on September 17th, 2015 RingStor, Inc. 197 Route 18 South, Ste 3000 East Brunswick, NJ 08816 Page 1 Table of Contents 1 Overview... 5 1.1 RingStor Data Protection...
The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Storage Gateway uses an on-premises virtual appliance to replicate a portion of your local Drobo iscsi SAN (Drobo B1200i, left below, and Drobo B800i, right below) to cloudbased
Universal Backup Device with Fibre Channel Disk to Disk Backup with Affordable Deduplication and Replication for IBM Power Systems Executive Overview Copyright (c)2015 Electronic Storage Corporation Universal
Vess A2000 Series NVR Storage Appliance Windows Recovery Instructions Version 1.0 2014 PROMISE Technology, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Contents Introduction 1 Different ways to backup the system disk 2 Before
November 2013 Webinar Backup & Replication! Agenda Company Profile TeraStation Model Overview Backup Options in TeraStation NovaStor Backup Software Simple NAS Backup Disaster Recovery Schemes with TeraStation
STUDENT ACTIVITY 6.1: UNDERSTAND BACKUP AND RECOVERY METHODS MTA Course: 10753 Windows Operating System Fundamentals Topic: Understand backup and recovery methods File name: 10753_WindowsOS_SA_6.1 Lesson
(SLA) Arcplace Backup Enterprise Service 1. Introduction This Service Level Agreement ( SLA ) forms an integral part of the Agreement between Arcplace and Customer. This SLA describes the Backup Enterprise
Disk-based Backup for Virtualized Environment via Infortrend EonStor DS, ESVA, EonNAS 3000 / 5000 and Veeam Backup and Replication Application Note Abstract The document describes, as an example the usage
Information Technology Solution Brief Universal Backup Device The Essential Facts of UBD Fibre Channel Disk to Disk Backup for IBM Power Systems Copyright (c)2014 Electronic Storage Corporation Information
EMC Backup and Recovery for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Enabled by EMC Celerra Unified Storage Applied Technology Abstract This white paper describes various backup and recovery solutions available for SQL
Vodacom Managed Hosted Backups Robust Data Protection for your Business Critical Data Enterprise class Backup and Recovery and Data Management on Diverse Platforms Vodacom s Managed Hosted Backup offers
COMPELLENT SERVER INSTANT REPLAY: A COMPLETE BOOT FROM SAN SOLUTION WHITE PAPER MARCH 2007 EECUTIVE SUMMARY For IT organizations with more than a few servers, deploying, provisioning and recovering servers
PRODUCT SCENARIOS Introduction Fast and reliable online backup and bare metal recovery for Windows servers ShadowProtect Server Edition creates an exact point-in-time backup of your entire server or specific
New features in BackupAssist v6... 2 VSS application backup (Exchange, SQL, SharePoint)... 3 System State backup... 3 Restore files, applications, System State and mailboxes... 4 Fully cloud ready Internet
Help maintain business continuity through efficient and effective storage management IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Highlights Increase business continuity by shortening backup and recovery times and maximizing
Perforce Backup Strategy & Disaster Recovery at National Instruments Steven Lysohir National Instruments Perforce User Conference April 2005-1 - Contents 1. Introduction 2. Development Environment 3. Architecture
Backup and Recovery Solutions for Exadata Cor Beumer Storage Sales Specialist Oracle Nederland Recovery Point and Recovery Time Wks Days Hrs Mins Secs Secs Mins Hrs Days Wks Data Loss (Recovery Point Objective)
ClearPath Storage Update Data Domain on ClearPath MCP Ray Blanchette Unisys Storage Portfolio Management Jose Macias Unisys TCIS Engineering September 10, 2013 Agenda VNX Update Customer Challenges and
This document shows you how to use a Drobo iscsi array with Veeam Backup & Replication version 6.5 in a VMware environment. Veeam provides fast disk-based backup and recovery of virtual machines (VMs),
Next Generation NAS: A market perspective on the recently introduced Snap Server 500 Series ABSTRACT In February 2006, Snap Server announced the 500 Series of Networked Attached Storage systems as well
Dec. 3 rd 2013 Advanced Knowledge and Understanding of Industrial Data Storage By Jesse Chuang, Senior Software Manager, Advantech With the popularity of computers and networks, most enterprises and organizations
WHITE PAPER The Microsoft Large Mailbox Vision Giving users large mailboxes without breaking your budget Introduction Giving your users the ability to store more e mail has many advantages. Large mailboxes
SynapseBackup Secure backups and disaster recovery services for both physical and virtual environments Synapse have been both using and offering online backup solutions to clients since 1998. An online
4 Backing Up and Restoring System Software In this Chapter... Planning a Backup Strategy, 4-3 Preparing for Disaster Recovery, 4-4 Creating Boot Recovery Diskettes, 4-5 Making a Full Backup Tape, 4-8 Restoring
Contributions for this vendor neutral technology paper have been provided by Blade.org members including NetApp, BLADE Network Technologies, and Double-Take Software. June 2009 Blade.org 2009 ALL RIGHTS
EaseUS Todo Backup Reliable Backup & Recovery Solution EaseUS Todo Backup Solution Guide. All Rights Reserved Page 1 Part 1 Overview EaseUS Todo Backup Solution Guide. All Rights Reserved Page 2 Introduction
Using the new features in BackupAssist v6... 2 VSS application backup (Exchange, SQL, SharePoint)... 2 Backing up VSS applications... 2 Restoring VSS applications... 3 System State backup and restore...
Setting up Remote Replication on SNC NAS Series Application Note Abstract This application note describes how to set up remote replication on SNC NAS systems. Table of Contents Product Models Covered by
VIPERVAULT STORAGECRAFT SHADOWPROTECT SETUP GUIDE Solution Overview Thank you for choosing the ViperVault cloud replication, backup and disaster recovery service. Using this service you can replicate your
Solutions with Open-E Data Storage Software (DSS V6) Software Version: DSS ver. 6.00 up40 Presentation updated: September 2010 Different s opportunities using Open-E DSS The storage market is still growing
NETAPP WHITE PAPER USING A NETWORK APPLIANCE SAN WITH VMWARE INFRASTRUCTURE 3 TO FACILITATE SERVER AND STORAGE CONSOLIDATION Network Appliance, Inc. March 2007 TABLE OF CONTENTS 1 INTRODUCTION... 3 2 BACKGROUND...
BACKUP SOLUTIONS FOR SCHOOLS Advice and Guidance ICT Services 42 New Union Street Coventry CV1 2HN Revision History and Approval Date Author Version Comments Approval 26/02/2014 Alison York 1.00 Initial
: What They Don t Tell You VMware Backup and Recovery: What They Don t Tell You Table of Contents Introduction 3 ESX Server and Virtual Machine Backup Basics 4 VM Backup Methodology Alternatives 5 1. Backup
HP StorageWorks Data Protector Express white paper Easy-to-use, easy-to-manage, backup and recovery software for smart office data protection Introduction... 2 Three-tier architecture for flexibility and
Appendix 3. Specifications for e-portal 1. e-portal H/W and S/W No Equipment Specification Unit Q'ty 1 Web Server for users and administrator 2 WAS Server 3 LMS Server 4 DB Server 4U Rack Type 8 Core Intel
RAID Virtual Server and Storage Provisioning Service Service Description November 28, 2008 Computer Services Page 1 TABLE OF CONTENTS INTRODUCTION... 4 VIRTUAL SERVER AND STORAGE PROVISIONING SERVICE OVERVIEW...
CHAPTER 4 Introduction This chapter describes in general terms backing up a Cisco Unity system. When you back up a Cisco Unity server (and one or more Exchange servers) you need to consider the same issues
HP StorageWorks Automated Storage Manager User Guide Part Number: 5697 0422 First edition: June 2010 Legal and notice information Copyright 2010, 2010 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. Confidential
VMware Virtual Machine File System: Technical Overview and Best Practices A VMware Technical White Paper Version 1.0. VMware Virtual Machine File System: Technical Overview and Best Practices Paper Number:
XenData White Paper XenData Archive Series Software Technical Overview Advanced and Video Editions, Version 4.0 December 2006 XenData Archive Series software manages digital assets on data tape and magnetic
Solution Overview Cisco and EMC Solutions for Application Acceleration and Branch Office Infrastructure Consolidation IT organizations face challenges in consolidating costly and difficult-to-manage branch-office
Backup and Recovery Solutions for Exadata Ľubomír Vaňo Principal Sales Consultant Fundamental Backup and Recovery Data doesn t exist in most organizations until the rule of 3 is complete: Different Media
Ultra-Scalable Storage Provides Low Cost Virtualization Solutions Flexible IP NAS/iSCSI System Addresses Current Storage Needs While Offering Future Expansion According to Whatis.com, storage virtualization
Product Brief it s Backed Up IT Authorities, Inc. 1/11/2010 Table of Contents Contents Table of Contents... 2 it s Backed Up... 3 Backup... 3 Backup, Continued... 4 Backup, Continued... 5 Application Aware
Protecting Microsoft SQL Server with an Integrated Dell / CommVault Solution Database Solutions Engineering By Subhashini Prem and Leena Kushwaha Dell Product Group March 2009 THIS WHITE PAPER IS FOR INFORMATIONAL
BackupAssist Quick-Start Guide for Fixed Destinations BackupAssist installation, configuration and setup Contents 1.1 Introduction... 2 2.1 Before you begin... 2 Applies to Local directory 3.1 Installation...
Acronis Backup & Recovery for Mac Acronis Backup & Recovery & Acronis ExtremeZ-IP This document describes the technical requirements and best practices for implementation of a disaster recovery solution
Windows Server 2008 and BackupAssist WHITEPAPER BackupAssist Version 6 www.backupassist.com Cortex I.T. Labs 2001-2007 Windows Server 2008 and BackupAssist 2 Contents Introduction... 2 Advantages and disadvantages
HP StorageWorks Automated Storage Manager User Guide HP Part Number: 5697-0816 Published: April 2011 Edition: Second Copyright 2010, 2011 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. Confidential computer
Notice The information in this document is the sole property RuffaloCODY. All rights to this publication are reserved. This document shall not be reproduced, copied or disclosed without the express written
Contingency Planning and Disaster Recovery Best Practices Guide Perceptive Content Version: 7.0.x Written by: Product Knowledge Date: October 2014 2014 Perceptive Software. All rights reserved Perceptive
WHITE PAPER PPAPER Symantec Backup Exec Quick Recovery & Off-Host Backup Solutions Symantec Backup Exec Quick Recovery & Off-Host Backup Solutions for Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 & Microsoft SQL Server
Backup & Disaster Recovery Options Since businesses have become more dependent on their internal computing capability, they are increasingly concerned about recovering from equipment failure, human error,
Virtual Disaster Recovery White Paper September 16, 2008 Kelly Laughton Davenport Group Consultant Davenport Group 2008. All rights reserved. Introduction Today s data center has evolved into a complex,
User Manual July 2013 202-10774-03 350 East Plumeria Drive San Jose, CA 95134 USA Support Thank you for purchasing this NETGEAR product. After installing your device, locate the serial number on the label
7 TM 7 Simplify and automate backup and recovery manageability while maintaining business continuity 7 Advanced Server is FarStone s next generation backup and recovery utility to protect your business
DAS to SAN Migration Using a Storage Concentrator April 2006 All trademark names are the property of their respective companies. This publication contains opinions of StoneFly, Inc. which are subject to
Technical white paper Using HP StoreOnce Backup Systems for NDMP backups with Symantec NetBackup Table of contents Executive summary... 2 Introduction... 2 What is NDMP?... 2 Technology overview... 3 HP
Technical white paper Protect Microsoft Exchange databases, achieve long-term data retention HP StoreOnce Backup systems, HP StoreOnce Catalyst, and Symantec NetBackup OpenStorage Table of contents Introduction...
Fall 2008 PrimeArray Data Storage Solutions Network Attached Storage (NAS) iscsi Storage Area Networks (SAN) Optical Storage Systems (CD/DVD) AutoStor iscsi SAN solution. See pages 8 and 9 for more information.
Technical white paper Using HP StoreOnce Backup systems for Oracle database backups Table of contents Introduction 2 Technology overview 2 HP StoreOnce Backup systems key features and benefits 2 HP StoreOnce
User Guide BackupAssist User Guides explain how to create and modify backup jobs, create backups and perform restores. These steps are explained in more detail in a guide s respective whitepaper. Whitepapers